Murphy Library

Regular Hours: January 27- May 8

        Sunday: 11 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.

        Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.

        Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

        Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Spring Recess: March 13- 22

        March 13, Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

        March 14-15, Saturday- Sunday: Closed

        March 16-20, Monday- Friday: 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

        March 21, Saturday: Closed

        March 22, Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

Special Hours: April 10-12

        April 10, Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

        April 11, Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

        April 12, Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

Finals Week: May 9-15

        May 9, Saturday: 10:00 a.m. -12:00 a.m.

        May 10, Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.

        May 11-14, Monday- Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.

        May 15, Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Special Hours: May 16-24

        Monday- Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

        Saturday- Sunday: Closed

Regular Hours

During most of fall and spring academic semesters reference is staffed at the following times.

Sunday: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Please see the comprehensive Murphy Library Hours Of Operation page for reference hours during finals weeks, holidays, and interim periods.

 

Spring Semester 2020, January 27 - May 15

Monday - Friday:  9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m

Wednesday nights: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 18: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m

Closed weekends       

Researchers are advised to call ahead, 608.785.8511, or email, specoll@uwlax.edu, to confirm hours of operation, especially during intersession periods. Shortened hours typically in effect during holidays, J-term, spring break, and summer. 

Special hours:

Friday, March 13: Close at 4:30 p.m.

Friday, April 10:  Close at 4:30 p.m.

 

Murphy's Mug Logo

Coffee Shop Hours:

Normal hours during fall and spring semesters are:

  • Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Friday:  7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.  
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday:  4 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Menu:

Murphy's Mug serves Caribou products.

  • Hot and cold coffee drinks
  • Hot and cold tea and chai
  • Soda, waters, and energy drinks
  • Bakery items
  • Yogurt and parfaits
  • Soups
  • Salads
  • Sandwiches. wraps, and bagels

The Murphy Learning Center hours change depending on the tutoring schedule. Check the individual subject schedule for available hours.